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Can Oysters Save Chesapeake Bay?

Not on their own, scientists say. Their numbers are too low and it’s not clear how much nitrogen they break down

Can oysters clean up the Chesapeake Bay? The question, posed by a group of reporters, resonated at a damp hatchery where new generations of baby oysters were preparing for their next mission: helping to rescue the United States’ largest estuary from decades…
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by: Antonella Ciancio – July 10, 2013


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